Insurer launches travel cover if you catch coronavirus before a trip

Insurance firm, insurefor.com, has become the first to offer protection to travelers who catch coronavirus prior to their holiday. At a time when many Britons are preparing to head abroad for the first time in months, the new product promises to protect holidaymakers against Covid-19 related issues both pre-departure and whilst abroad. This includes cover … Read more Insurer launches travel cover if you catch coronavirus before a trip

Beware the online crooks preying on your dream of a holiday

Beware the online crooks preying on your dream of a holiday: How to stay safe when booking a trip Be wary of emails and adverts linked to websites promising bargain breaks Differences in the website address page can indicate an offer is fraudulent  Anyone awaiting a refund from a cancelled holiday should be wary too … Read more Beware the online crooks preying on your dream of a holiday

How not to get burned this summer: Travel industry tries to cut losses

After months of closures and cancellations, holidays abroad are within reach.  This week, holiday firms were bombarded with bookings from sunseeking Britons after the Government revealed it would open ‘air bridges’ to countries where the virus was contained. But those who go abroad this summer may find they cannot get travel insurance for cancellations linked … Read more How not to get burned this summer: Travel industry tries to cut losses

Don’t let passport delays scupper your holiday

Holidaymakers planning trips abroad this year – even if not until the autumn – being warned to check their passports now to avoid disappointment By Toby Walne, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:53 BST, 27 June 2020 | Updated: 21:53 BST, 27 June 2020 Holidaymakers planning trips abroad this year – even if not until … Read more Don’t let passport delays scupper your holiday

Camping holiday bookings in Britain surge in the last week

It appears the majority of Britain plans to holiday at home this summer, if the latest booking statistics are anything to go by. Inspired by the current heatwave, coronavirus lockdown easing and not fancying their chances of getting away abroad by plane, thousands have scrambled to book trips in the great outdoors this week.   Staycation … Read more Camping holiday bookings in Britain surge in the last week

We reveal the things you need to be aware of if you’re booking a holiday 

Many stir-crazy Britons will be desperate to get away this summer and could be hovering over the ‘book’ button on a European trip in the coming months, despite the unknown. However, one expert is warning that simply relying on a European Health Insurance Card while in hotspots such as France, Italy and Spain is not … Read more We reveal the things you need to be aware of if you’re booking a holiday 

How you CAN get a holiday refund: Travel firms are clinging onto cash

Thousands of holidaymakers are still empty-handed after spending months battling travel firms for sizeable refunds. Airlines are under investigation for sitting on more than £7 billion owed to passengers for cancelled trips, while travel agents have been accused of flouting the law. But readers have told Money Mail they might have found a way to … Read more How you CAN get a holiday refund: Travel firms are clinging onto cash

Parkdean Resort holidaymakers told parks will reopen but with no access to pools and kids clubs

Holidaymakers that have booked a stay through Parkdean Resorts on or after the 6 July, when the resorts will reopen, could be in for a shock as the resort is unlikely to offer its full range of services such as kids clubs and pools.  Thanks to social distancing regulations, Parkdean holidaymakers may have to be … Read more Parkdean Resort holidaymakers told parks will reopen but with no access to pools and kids clubs

Is it safe to book a holiday to Europe this summer?

In the last few weeks, the Government has revealed it is looking to find a way for Britons to be able to travel to a select number of other European countries via travel bridges. The countries selected will ensure that visitors would not need to self-isolate for 14 days after arriving in the UK – … Read more Is it safe to book a holiday to Europe this summer?

Can you protect yourself for holidays in Easter 2021?

More people are becoming confident enough to book holidays with April and May 2021 now the most popular months to book a trip abroad on a package holiday, research shows. With coronavirus concerns plaguing the industry, many have held off booking holidays, unsure of when they would be safe to travel – and whether they … Read more Can you protect yourself for holidays in Easter 2021?